Constructing for Billionaires: Luxury Tower with Auto Elevators
Post by Steph, filed beneath Houses & Residential in the Architecture category.
If you’re rich ample to live in the Porsche Design Tower, you’re rich enough to have a mega-pricey vehicle or 2 well worth hauling up to your upper-floor penthouse every single day in your quite very own automobile elevator. The 60-story oceanfront tower in Miami was developed for the mega-wealthy, with 132 suites giving 2-4 vehicle garages on every level, with 3 vehicle elevators obtainable to residents as they arrive and depart.
Residents drive their vehicles out of the elevators and straight into their very own glass-walled garages, offering them the ability to admire their expensive toys as they loosen up on their couches or take pleasure in a meal prepared by a staff of personalized chefs. The vehicles will be washed and maintained by an in-property concierge services.
Twenty-2 billionaires (representing about 2% of the world’s richest folks) have presently secured units, although they won’t be capable to move in till the tower is comprehensive in 2016. Every single residence consists of a huge balcony with a plunge pool and outside kitchen, and shared amenities contain a spa, game room, film theater and a ballroom with expansive ocean views.
The units expense among $4.8 million and $32.5 million every, with the entire developing estimated to price $214 million, the biggest loan taken out for a industrial venture considering that the recession.